Regional and total muscle mass, muscle strength and physical performance: The potential use of ultrasound imaging for sarcopenia


ATA A. M. , KARA M. , KAYMAK B. , Gurcay E., ÇAKIR B. , KONŞUK ÜNLÜ H. , ...More

ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS, vol.83, pp.55-60, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.archger.2019.03.014
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-60
  • Keywords: Sarcopenia, Ultrasound, Muscle mass, Physical performance, Muscle strength, OLDER-ADULTS, SKELETAL-MUSCLE, BODY-COMPOSITION, JAPANESE MEN, RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, MOBILITY, HEALTHY, ULTRASONOGRAPHY, ASSOCIATION

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the relationship between the regional and total muscle mass, muscle strength and physical performance, and also to investigate the affected muscles, their strength and physical performance with aging.